Popular Fiction Newswire (Page 7)

Popular Fiction Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Popular Fiction. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 545 in Popular Fiction

  1. Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... specialized religious titles), mass market paperbacks (such as mystery, romance, science fiction and other popular fiction), children's books, off-price bargain books and magazines. These collectively account for substantially all of the company's ...

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  2. Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... specialized religious titles), mass market paperbacks (such as mystery, romance, science fiction and other popular fiction), children's books, off-price bargain books and magazines. These collectively account for substantially all of the company's ...

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  3. William McIlvanney: A beginner's guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    ... of Scottish cultural expression, but McIlvanney swept away old stigmas and showed it was possible to imbue popular fiction with the sandblasted language of the everyday and literary ambition." While Laidlaw, the seminal 1977 story of a Glaswegian ...

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  4. Bestselling author Cecelia Ahern discusses her careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    ... and turn it in to someone's biggest moment." She has won numerous awards, including the Irish Book Award for Popular Fiction for The Year I Met You in 2014. But it was the success of her debut novel, the first of a A 200,000 two-book deal, which set ...

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  5. When Popular Fiction Isn't PopularRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2015 | Book trade news from Book2book

    Is the novel dead? Are MFA programs worth it? Can characters be unlikable? Genre or literary fiction? Is the novel dead because MFA programs are fighting a genre war with unlikable characters? Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just 3 a month.

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  6. The Perfect Holiday Gift, Tricky Twenty-Two, Debuts as #1 on Best Seller ListsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | KXVO

    ... female mystery novelists of all time. Her iconic series stars bounty hunter Stephanie Plum who is one of popular fiction's most beloved characters. Evanovich is also the author of the Fox and O'Hare series, the Lizzy and Diesel series, twelve ...

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  7. We want you to tell us: Have you read any good books lately?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Asopa People

    A short while ago I wrote an article about the differences between so-called 'literary fiction' and 'popular fiction' and pointed out that much of what is being written with Papua New Guinean themes tends to fall into the former category. I wondered whether Papua New Guinean readers would be happy with books that tended to be 'deep and meaningful' or whether they sometimes preferred to be simply entertained.

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  8. A glittering night of champagne, fine dining, and passing the bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... health seriously. It took eight nominations for Sinead Moriarty to lose her bridesmaid status and take home Popular Fiction's prize (sponsored this year by the Irish Independent) for The Way We Were. Finally, I was delighted to hand the cobalt ...

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  9. Shayne Ward and Anne Doyle for Ray D'arcy ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... his comic creation's latest exploits in his new book Seedless in Seattle , which was shortlisted in the Popular Fiction Book of the Year category at this year's Irish Book Awards. Seedless in Seattle - the fifteenth book in the Ross O'Carroll-Kelly ...

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  10. Depp salutes his pal Donleavy in video-link to Book Awards galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... to the picture being drawn of the Rising." The 13 categories in the Awards now include Novel of the Year, Popular Fiction, Non-Fiction, Crime, Children's, Sports, Short Stories and Cookery. Hundreds of books were submitted this year for ...

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  11. The Weekly Read: Cecilia Ahern on her career, women in publishing and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... Ahern has anything but free time on her hands lately. She has been nominated for the Bord Gais Energy's 'Popular Fiction Book of the Year' award for her latest novel 'The Marble Collector' and she has three new books coming out in the next two ...

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  12. This is the most exciting time to be a writer in India, says author Nandita BoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | DNA India

    ... I am unashamed to say I write primarily for women. I think mainstream intellectual writing or even popular fiction in India totally ignores the specific reading needs of mature women in terms of subject matter or writing style. Since my books deal ...

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  13. Can girls be heroes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Living Church

    ... these characteristics are more inherently male than female, yet the heroes that we are asked to emulate in popular fiction are almost always men. Supergirl is trying to change that. It is the latest in a series of shows based on DC Comics characters ...

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  14. Everything is miscellaneous: why publishing needs taggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Boing Boing

    ... Genre is also incredibly limiting at times. There are dozens upon dozens of subgenres across the genres of popular fiction (Romance, Crime, and Science Fiction/Fantasy, plus some others). Science Fiction gets sliced up into Space Opera, Mundane SF, ...

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  15. The Best Popular Fiction of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    "Brookes' second novel is a multipronged spy thriller that fires on all cylinders. A smarter or more exciting mystery likely won't be released this year."

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  16. Rain Music review: Di Morrissey shows the way to another bestsellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | The Age

    ... to attend a memorial service to be held in his father's honour. The setting is also a critical factor in popular fiction: Morrissey clearly enjoys doing her research and typically shares with her readers the history and background of a specific part ...

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  17. Great books I almost finished reading....Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Asopa People

    ... that somehow distinguishes between books regarded as 'literary fiction' and those that are classified as 'popular fiction'. Who decides where a book sits is a mystery. The critics maybe? If you think there is something vaguely snobbish and elitist ...

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  18. In the App Store, love comes cheapRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Engadget

    ... may have popularized the concept, but these mouthpieces for the emotionally stunted are peppered throughout popular fiction. In Gabriel Garca Mrquez's Love in the Time of Cholera , one of the novel's central characters, Florentino Ariza, has so much ...

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  19. Forthcoming Historical Novel - Battle for Democracy - Anna FaktorovichRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... with McFarland: Rebellion as Genre in the Novels of Scott, Dickens and Stevenson (2013) and The Formulas of Popular Fiction: Elements of Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance, Religious and Mystery Novels . She has published dozens of other titles in ...

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  20. The new crowdsourcing for writers: Crowdsource your writingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | TeleRead

    ... like 1969's Naked Came the Stranger , which seem especially timely as merciless satires of dumbed-down popular fiction. Crowdsourcing certainly could be the way to go for tomorrow's down-market bestsellers - after all, it could hardly make them any ...

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